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“Excellent venue for our son's christening” 4 of 5 stars
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The Kings Arms Hotel
3.0 of 5 Hotel   |   High Street, Dalbeattie DG5 4HA, Scotland   |  
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Ranked #1 of 3 Hotels in Dalbeattie
Chelmsford, United Kingdom
1 review
“Excellent venue for our son's christening”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 17, 2012

We used the Kings Arms as a venue for a small get together after our son's christening. It was great. We live 400 miles away and booked everything over the phone. The day before the christening we took in some balloons, table decorations and a cake and they prepared everything for us. We had a private room at the back of the hotel and it looked lovely. The buffet they provided was just great and was topped up (we even took some home). The price was very reasonable. We would definately recommend.

  • Stayed October 2012, traveled with family
    • 5 of 5 stars Value
    • 5 of 5 stars Location
    • 4 of 5 stars Cleanliness
    • 5 of 5 stars Service
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Rating summary
  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Sudbury, Suffolk
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 27, 2012

I've never stayed in the hotel but have eaten here on a number of visits to Dalbeattie. My last meal here was in July 2012. As usual, the food was good quality and in good portions. The menu gives a good selection, including lighter options if you don't want a full meal. I have always found the staff to be really friendly and helpful, so it's a pleasure to go back when we are in the town.

  • Stayed July 2012, traveled with family
    • 4 of 5 stars Value
    • 4 of 5 stars Location
    • 4 of 5 stars Service
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Morecambe9
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46 helpful votes 46 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 14, 2012

We ate at Kings Arms one night during a stay in Dalbeattie.

There were many choices on the menu, all reasonably priced and our food, (lasagne and chicken curry), arrived quickly, were filling and very tasty.

Recommended for very good pub food.

(Didn't stay here, so cannot review the accomodation).

  • Stayed September 2012, traveled as a couple
    • 4 of 5 stars Value
    • 4 of 5 stars Service
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Harrogate, United Kingdom
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49 helpful votes 49 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 6, 2012

From the moment we arrived at the hotel we were all greeted with an extremely friendly welcome.
Secure parking in the rear car park for our 5 motor bikes; it was just the job.
On entering the hotel you could immediately see it was well cared for and immaculately clean.
The rooms were of a very high standard - modern with fantastic en suite (Double Shower). This was certainly the best hotel we stayed in on our 1400 mile bike journey up the East Coast - across the North and down the West Coast. This was out final night stop before heading home and it certainly made a huge difference to our outlook on the trip and indeed hotel value for money.
We had an evening meal - I had the wonderful soup starter, followed by Haggis, neaps and tatties and trifle dessert and may I add that it was excellent food. My friends were also extolling the virtues of their meals. We washed it down with a fine bottle of Fish Hoek Shiraz 2010/11, Western Cape, South Africa (Priced at £13). The meals represented terrific value for money all round.
The following morning the breakfast was truly magnificent - self serve fruit juice and cereals, followed by unlimited tea and toast (served by a really kind and friendly elderly waitress - she asked me to refer to her that!!) and a full Scottish breakfast.
We all thoroughly enjoyed our stay and I will be returning in the not too distant future.
I have no hesitation in recommending this wonderful 5 star experience.
Well done Kings Arms - keep up the good work

  • Stayed July 2012, traveled with friends
    • 5 of 5 stars Value
    • 5 of 5 stars Location
    • 5 of 5 stars Sleep Quality
    • 5 of 5 stars Rooms
    • 5 of 5 stars Cleanliness
    • 5 of 5 stars Service
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 2, 2012 via mobile

Have stayed before. Always warm welcome, excellent food and clean rooms.
Will continue to return!

  • Stayed June 2012
    • 5 of 5 stars Value
    • 5 of 5 stars Location
    • 5 of 5 stars Rooms
    • 5 of 5 stars Cleanliness
    • 5 of 5 stars Service
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Selby, United Kingdom
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4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 18, 2012

Visited here 2 nights for meals while staying near here and i must say' the meals were very very good. It has a lovely eating area. nice and clean and decorated really nice. The young lady from manchester behind the bar and also who served our food was very friendly and her service to us was outstanding. She made us feel very welcome. Would definatelay go back there to eat if in that area again. Loved the crispy duck with barbeque sauce. If the roooms are as nice as the rest of the hotel i'm sure they will be just perfect.keep up the good work Kings Arms.

  • Stayed May 2012, traveled with family
    • 5 of 5 stars Value
    • 5 of 5 stars Cleanliness
    • 5 of 5 stars Service
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Dalmellington
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4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 4, 2012

We just had a lovely weekend in Dalbeattie for family celebration. Mum and Dad had lovely stay in the kings arms while the rest of us stayed in kings arms holiday cottage which was a lovely 3 bedroomed spacious accomadation. We also had dinner in hotel which was excellent and very good value. Staff were very friendly and helpful. Will definitely be back.

  • Stayed March 2012, traveled with family
    • 5 of 5 stars Value
    • 5 of 5 stars Location
    • 5 of 5 stars Sleep Quality
    • 5 of 5 stars Rooms
    • 5 of 5 stars Cleanliness
    • 4 of 5 stars Service
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Address: High Street, Dalbeattie DG5 4HA, Scotland
Location: United Kingdom > Scotland > Dumfries and Galloway > Dalbeattie
Amenities:
Bar / Lounge Free Parking Restaurant Wheelchair access
Hotel Style:
Ranked #1 of 3 Hotels in Dalbeattie
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:3 star — The Kings Arms Hotel 3*
Number of rooms: 4
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